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KCSMMHZ
Feb 7, 2013 6:00am PST
from russia following an incident in the air. defense ministry officials say two russian war planes violated the country's air space on thursday. they say it happened just before 3:00 p.m. southwest of rishiri island off hokkaido. air self defense force commander scrambled four fighter jets. the russian aircraft left japanese air space after about a minute. officials immediately launched a protest with the russian embassy in tokyo. they are calling for an investigation. russian authorities say they will confirm the details. foreign ministry spokespersons say this is the first time in five years russian aircraft have violated japanese air space. february 7th is significant because that's the date in 1855 japanese and russian leaders signed a treaty recognizing the islands as part of japan. people in tokyo held an annual rally on thursday to call on russia to honor that agreement and return the territory. prime minnesout minister abe vop working. he told vladimir putin that he wants to find a solution. a swift solution is needed. >> translator: the japanese government will press ahead
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 6:30pm EST
mailbox. nancy cordes has the story. what's the biggest threat to america? the outgoing defense secretary leaves a stark warning. >> it would have one hell of an impact on the united states of america. >> pelley: we may have the ingredients for the biggest winter snowstorm yet this season. david bernard fills us in on when, where, and how much. and as the nation debates gun sales, one police unit in california is taking guns away from those who shouldn't have them. john blackstone there. >> when you're going to take their guns, they're not happy. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening. neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds-- unless it's saturday. the u.s. postal service added that qualification to its legendary motto today. the service is broke and it will drop saturday mail delivery in august. the troubles of the postal service are as big as the agency itself. the u.s.p.s. delivers 40% of all of the mail on earth and it has more than 522,000
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 4:00am EST
of defense leon panetta testifies on capitol hill today about the attacks on the compound in libya. this follows his dire warnings about dramatic budget cuts due to kick in next month. panetta spelled out a list of cuts the pentagon will have to make, cuts he says will seriously undermine the military. susan mcginnis is in washington this morning. susan, good morning. >> good morning, anne-marie. the cuts are already happening. the pentagon is shrinking its presence in the persian gulf of aircraft carriers. it's par of that long list that secretary panetta that said these cuts are going to have to happen in the coming weeks all because congress cannot agree on an alternative to the budget cuts that are going to kick in as well as a 2013 budget. the "uss truman" was expected to pull out of norfolk tomorrow to head to the persian gulf but wednesday afternoon word came in the truman will stay in port to save money. >> playing the waiting game. it's not very nice not knowing when we're pulling out. >> the pentagon is carrying u.s. presence overseas ahead of $55 billion budget cuts that
FOX News
Feb 5, 2013 8:00am PST
next month. this despite objections from the defense attorney saying it would violate his right to a fair trial. holmes is accused of killing 12 people at an aurora, colorado, move very theater last july. jenna: to your wallet. gas prices are on the rise again of the experts say they could go even higher. aaa says the average price of a gallon of gasoline is $3.5. what is important is not that number. the fact over the last week, gas prices have gone up 1 cents. it is the biggest weekly price gain in two years! so what is going on here? phil flynn, senior market analyst at price futures group, a fox business network contributor. he knows what is going on most of the time. phil, it is not even summer. what is going on with this sneaky, sneak can i spike in gas prices? >> it is like a disaster movie. i'll tell you what, if you look around from coast to coast. we've had one problem after another, all con spiring to give us higher gasoline prices of the part of the problem is the weather in europe. usually in new york harbor we import gasoline from places like europe. it is so cold
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 11:00pm EST
of thousands of civil defense workers, good work by tom vandenbrook. giving documents of what we can expect. >> this is not a game. this is reality. >> reporter: and angry defense secretary on the consequences of the automatic cuts to american defense. >> they would degrade our ability to respond to crisis precisely at a time of rising instability across the globe. >> reporter: usa today obtained documents spelling out some of the cuts. >> they say that readiness is affected because they can't train and they can't sail ships as often. >> reporter: the 5,000 crew members on the uss truman will be staying in norfolk. >> we'll be able to take care of our responsibilities in afghanistan. but if something else came up say in syria or libya, it wouldn't necessarily be an automatic thing that we would be able to send troops or equipment. >> reporter: no money for military air shows like we see at andrews. no fly overs at sporting events like the superbowl or at nats part. >> we don't have the money for that. >> reporter: and for the troops themselves, david martin of cbs. >> troops in the field wo
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 5:30pm PST
martin has discovered that sequestration is already cutting into national defense. >> reporter: late this afternoon, the 5,000 crew members of the aircraft carrier "truman" got the word: they will not be leaving their home port of norfolk, virginia, for the persian gulf this friday as planned. their deployment is being postponed due to the looming budget crisis. vice admiral mark fox says that means the u.s. will have only one instead of the normal two aircraft carriers in the persian gulf. what does that mean, operationally? >> what it does change is the opportunity to have additional capability immediately. there will be additional time distance associated with bringing another vessel over if that's required. >> reporter: do you know how much you're saving by doing this? >> in the hundreds of millions of dollars. >> reporter: the postponement of the "truman's" deployment, along with that of a guided missile cruiser, is the most visible of automatic budget cuts known as sequestration, compounded by the absence of a new budget of fiscal year 2013. a double whammy which has a normally
FOX News
Feb 6, 2013 4:00pm PST
with another woman. but she says it was self-defense. and today she claimed that during their relationship he was using her. our adam housley has been monitoring the trial. adam, this thing just wrapped up for the week. where does it stand? >> well, it stands with her still on the stand, shepard, you know, the surprise a couple days ago that she took the stand at all in her defense. now she is still there and she will be back on monday with probably at least one more full day of the defense team neil, the defense team is going very methodical, going slow. explaining every single relationship she has had since high school. now talking about traverse alexander. at one point during testimony today she said she felt used after one of their very first encounters. >> i began to think well, i sent him a text message on monday. by that time he still didn't return any of those three attempts. so by that point, i was beginning to think that i had been very stupid and he got what he wanted and he wasn't interested in me anymore. >> again, the defense providing details by using her and her testimony basi
FOX News
Feb 7, 2013 8:00am PST
much, mike emanuel down on capitol hill today. jon: meantime outgoing defense secretary lee on panetta on capitol hill right now on the a hearing for the benghazi terror attack where he addressed the pentagon's response to the assault on our consulate on september 11th. four americans, including our ambassador to libya, died in that attack. this comes just a day after mr. panetta emotionally charged parting speech to students at georgetown university where he blasted the massive defense cuts known as the sequester, set to go into effect just weeks from now. >> if sequester happens, let me tell you some of the results. we will furlough as many as 800,000 dod civilians around the country for up to 22 days. they could face a 20% cut in their salary. you don't think that will impact on our economy? you don't think that's going to impact on jobs? you don't think that's going to impact on our ability to recover from the recession? jon: mr. panetta also deliver ad stark warning about the scale and scope of cyber attacks on this country saying they could cripple the united states. >> we are li
NBC
Feb 8, 2013 4:00am EST
. >>> the sendoff planned for outgoing defense secretary leon panetta. >> rain and even snow this morning. live outside of union station in northeast washington. [ male announcer ] so there's lots of people out there who aren't happy with their internet. [ ty ] hi, are you lindsey? yes. did you say, "my internet's so slow it's like a car with no gas"? yes. [ male announcer ] well, lindsey, you're about to get verizon fios quantum, america's fastest, most reliable internet. so that's what you used to have... okay. and that's fios. wow, this is crazy fast, almost unbelievable. [ male announcer ] that will put some gas in the old tank, lindsey. supercharge your internet speeds. switch to fios and we'll triple your speed for free with an upgrade to fios quantum. living life at quantum speed, call the verizon center for customers with disabilities that's powerful. at 800-974-6006 tty/v. >>> while you were sleeping, we were keeping close tabs on the roads across the region as a winter storm bears down on the east coast. here's a live look at the roads in virginia. i-66 at glebe road there. things mov
CSPAN
Feb 6, 2013 12:00pm EST
, taxation laws of supporting public goods to my ways and police and fire call protection, and defense particularly. in that world there were the ways and means committee's word about how you pay for these things and the public goods are committees that dealt with where join to do a spending. it changes that transformation enormously. about giving things to individuals, often of an individual basis, your welfare check, your earned income credit in the text of, beverages, in the world there is a lot more giveaway. as a sanction the chair what is a tax and the transfer. an economist at texas a negative transfer becomes last stage will in in terms of the politics the ways and means committee say they give this money away. if you think about this division between the text weighs in committees and the spending committees, they do there transfers, create a dynamic. they both want to do it. you need to be santa claus and i get to be scrooge. we have not even solve that jurisdictional problem in congress of who wants to be the member of congress and it wants to be an elected official and you c
NBC
Feb 7, 2013 11:00pm EST
to joint the titans as a defensive assistant. williams says he will live up to his words as a commissioner from non. the former safe defense accord it had an indefinite suspension. williams took ownership of his mistakes and now he has a second chance because of its. >> i take full responsibility and apologize for my previous actions. i have used this year to reorganize my life and put focus of positive energy and positive ways to inspire and motivate in this profession. >> he has grown a beard. >> and reorganize his life. >> blizzard in new england. from new york city through southern new england. we are on the southern edge of that. winter weather advisory tomorrow morning. rain in the afternoon. snow tomorrow night and saturday morning. if you are traveling north, do not. >> good idea. amtrak is shutting down service between new york and boston ver. >> the tonight show is next. the night. [captioning made possible by >> announcer: it's "the tonight show with jay leno," featuring rickey minor and "the tonight show" band. tonight, jay welcomes -- oscar-nominated actress amy adams.
ABC
Feb 7, 2013 5:00am EST
. >> a senate panel has postponed on chuck hagel's to become defense secretary. republicans said they were dissatisfied with information he lastded the panel during week's confirmation hearing. they want more details about his as hiseeches as well business dealings. the former nebraska senator faced opposition for his his statements as well as israel, iran, and nuclear weapons. , thesigned president obama lady, and vice-president will attend a national prayer breakfast. thousands of people from 140 expected at the nonpartisan gathering at the washington hilton. afternoon the president leesburg toto the house democratic virginia.ference in >> it's 31 degrees outside. still ahead, the virginia lieutenant governor bill bolling has stepped out of the gop race but does he have has stepped out of the gop race but does he have has stepped out of the gop race but does he have we gotta sell the car. where would we even start? get the car. hi howard. get in. hi, good to see you. start with an actual written offer when selling your car, no strings attached. carmax. start here. >> good morning, washin
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 5:00pm EST
will be about defense, demands, for more information about that witness, but we do not know which witness. you probably remember that all of washington, all of the country was fascinated by this case in the year leading up to 9/11. in particular, because of the possibility that a congressman here in d.c. who was having an affair with chandra levy may have been involved in her death. >> we covered this extensively. we thought it was settled, clearly not. >>> the virginia man charged with a shooting at the family research council pleaded guilty today. floyd admitted he shot a security guard inside the conservative lobbying group's building in northwest d.c. it happened last august. even though he was hit in the arm, that guard helped subdue him before anyone else got hurt. he told the judge that he carried out the shooting to send a message to those against gay rights. he faces up to 70 years when he is sentenced april 29. >>> now out of baltimore where there was a guilty verdict in a murder case that made headlines across country. a jury convicted michael johnson of second-degree murder in the
FOX Business
Feb 7, 2013 11:00am EST
numbers. the fourth-quarter gdp all because of inventory and defense spending, other components are growing. first quarter will be 2% growth, so the productivity number will still be weak in the first quarter but not as bad as that in the fourth quarter. connell: give me a bottom line. even after the recession everything we have been through, people still coming out and telling us what is wrong with the economy. >> there are two or three good things going on. consumer sentiment has been at about a 2% rate, 70% of the economy, second housing is recovering. we would not have decent recovery without housing. third, an energy boom going on adding a lot of jobs in parts of the country, places like that, so quite a few right spots in the economy. connell: there we go. pretty well put together. thank you. >> my pleasure. dagen: thinking about the cloud in more and more states. connell: a winner in the big powerball jackpot somewhere in virginia. one of her relatives. dagen: why wouldn't it be? we all play the lottery. right? and the woman defense cuts costing one carrier group in the p
NBC
Feb 8, 2013 11:00am EST
for defense secretary leon panetta as he warns about slashing the defense budget. >>> friends and coauthors tyrese gibson and reverend run join us in the studio to talk about their new book "manolo >>> right now friends and family are saying their final good-byes to a civil rights pioneer. christine jones, former mayor state delegate died after rescuers pulled her from her burning home in temple hills. jones was the first african-american to represent prince george's county in the general assembly. funeral service is under way on martin luther king avenue in southeast d.c. >>> farewell ceremony for out going defense secretary leon panetta. one of his last acts as defense secretary was testifying before the senate armed services committee. he discussed last year's deadly attack in benghazi and said budget cuts slowed down america's response to that attack. he also said the looming sequestration across the board spending cuts on march 1st would cause even more damage to america's national defense strategy. >>> storm 4 meteorologist tom kierein joining us now. it's bad up east? >> fortunately
PBS
Feb 5, 2013 6:30pm PST
on the bus and suffered severe injuries. the defense lawyer said his client had provided full identification of all five accused. the bus inside the lock up and various belongings. members of the victim's family spoke to the media. her brother says they are counting on the court impose and nothing less than the death penalty. >> we are not interested in the recommendations of the justice committee. we are only concerned about our case, and we want them hanged. then the indians have been demonstrating throughout the country for weeks to demand better treatment for women. the protests seemed to be working. the interior ministry has increased the penalty for rape to a minimum of 20 years in prison and approved the death penalty if rape victims are killed. >> it is the first visit by an iranian head of state. >> we go to cairo to learn more about the summit. ties between iran and egypt have improved since the revolution, but they still do not agree on how to solve the conflict in syria. in germany, citizens remain up in arms about the prospect of having to bail out failed banks and eu government
NBC
Feb 8, 2013 4:00am PST
. >> i would take the rain if i had a choice. >> so i would. >> thank. defense secretary leon panetta's almost last day on benghazi and david beckham's latest foray into the nether world. >>> welcome back. here are some other stories making news this morning. while being grilled by the senate armed services committee outgoing defense secretary leon panetta strongly defended the pentagon's response to the september 11 attack in benghazi that left chris stevenson and three others dead. panetta told lawmakers there just wasn't enough time to get attack aircraft to the scene. >>> today, president obama will speak at a farewell dinner for panetta. who will be replaced by chuck hagel if replaced by the senate. >>> and michelle obama plans to travel to chicago to attend the funeral for 15-year-old hadiya pendleton. an honor a student and band majorette who participated in the inauguration festivities. hadiya was the victim of gun violence last week. fatally shot about a mile from the obama home. no arrests have been made. >> now to our big story of the day, that potentially historic blizzard
CW
Feb 3, 2013 9:00pm CST
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WHUT
Feb 4, 2013 7:00am EST
do it. but ray lewis and the defense came through and they won. so the championship, congratulations to them. >> and kaepernick actually did score a touchdown for the 49ers in the second half. and the tide was going with the 49ers. this super bowl will be remembered for ray lewis. 17 years an nfl player. this was his final game. he said he wanted to go out as a champion. not many sporting superstars have done it. pete sampras did it. "morning call" couldn't do it. ray lewis has done it. ray lewis has his second ring and the baltimore ravens go out as champions. >> i'm george al guya. the top stories this hour. a worldwide investigation into football match-fixing has found evidence hundreds of games including world cup qualifiers were rigged. scientists say a skeleton found under a car park in centralal england is almost certainly that of the 15th century king, richard iii. the british prime minister david cameron is hosting key talks on the afghan peace process involving the leaders of pakistan and afghanistan at his country retreat north of london. the talks are focusing on cross bo
FOX News
Feb 6, 2013 2:00am PST
are asking rngs is this just a recipe for disaster? with criminal defense attorney arthur aidala coming up next. >> a daring rescue after two teenagers plunge into an icy pond. [ male announcer ] when it comes to the financial obstacles military families face, we understand. our financial advice is geared specifically to current and former military members and their families. [ laughs ] dad! dad! [ applause ] [ male announcer ] life brings obstacles. usaa brings retirement advice. call or visit us online. we're ready to help. learn more with our free usaa retirement guide. call 877-242-usaa. this bible changed the world. i'm kirk cameron. four hundred years ago our forefathers risked their lives to bring this bible to the shores of america. because it contained the principals for economic liberty, political liberty and religious freedom. the 1599 geneva bible. it was the first complete english translation, complete with chapters, numbered verses and 300,000 utterly unique study notes. it actually came out before the king james version and because the government didn't authorize it,
FOX News
Feb 7, 2013 2:00am PST
. lauren simonetti as always. >> coming up, despite warnings of defense cuts congress is doing little to stop them in our nation's military already feeling the fallout. more on that up next. plus scanning e-mails answering calls after work, why some chicago cops say they deserve over time and guess what? they are taking it to court. [ woman ] ring. ring. progresso. your soups are so awesomely delicious my husband and i can't stop eating 'em! what's...that... on your head? can curlers! tomato basil, potato with bacon... we've got a lot of empty cans. [ male announcer ] progresso. you gotta taste this soup. i've been fortunate to win on golf's biggest stages. but when joint pain and stiffness from psoriatic arthritis hit, even the smallest things became difficult. i finally understood what serious joint pain is like. i talked to my rheumatologist and he prescribed enbrel. enbrel can help relieve pain, stiffness, and stop joint damage. enbrel may lower your ability to fight infections. serious, sometimes fatal events including infections, tuberculosis, lymphoma, other cancers, nervous sy
NBC
Feb 7, 2013 6:00pm EST
. >> thanks, steve. >>> defense secretary panetta told congress today that the pentagon extorted a plan that would arm syrian rebels. those remarks came at a senate hearing into the attack on the u.s. mission. senator john mccain asked panetta and the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff about that plan for syria. >> how many more have to die before you recommend military action, and did you support the recommendation by the secretary of stays, then secretary clinton and then head of cia general petraeus that we provide weapons to the resistance in syria. did you support that? >> we did. >> you did support that? >> we did. >> thank you, mr. chairman. >> that plan did not go forward. senator mccain later released a statement today. he urged president obama to take action to end the conflict in syria. >> chandra levy, that is the game in a brings up memories for many in our area. she's the washington intern who was murdered, whose body turned up in rock creek part in 2002, a year after her disappearance. today her convicted killer returned to the court for a hearing that could potentiall
NBC
Feb 8, 2013 5:00am EST
farewell to defense secretary leon panetta. the president and joint chiefs of staff chairman will host a ceremony saying goodbye to panetta this afternoon. the defense secretary made what could be his final appearance yesterday. he testified before the senate armed services committee about the deadly attack on the benghazi consulate. he said budget cuts hampered the state department's response to the attack. he added that the looming sques ration on march 1st would cause more damage to america's national defense strategy. >>> it appears john brennan is on track to become the next cia director despite harsh criticism from docrats and republicans. this was yesterday. members of the senate and intelligence committee dprild him about unhan manned drones killi killing terror suspects overseas. he said the obama administration only uses drone strikes when there is -- >>> stephen colbert shows off the conservative streak on his show. he's changing his tune and reaching across the aisle to democrats. the faux conservative -- he will ab the at the launds down resort. nancy pelosi invited colber
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 5:30pm PST
air defenses. but it could also be used to strike heavily defended targets without risking a pilot's life. a plane like that could one day carry weapons. >> yes. >> reporter: putting armed drones on an aircraft carrier would give the navy capability to launch unmanned flights virtually anyplace in the world. >> the biggest thing is you don't have to worry about permission from other countries to operate a vehicle from v foreign airfields. >> reporter: the x47-b is not scheduled to reach the fleet until 2017, but when it doest drone warfare will go to a whole new level. >> pelley: fascinating, david. thank you. you can see more of david's report on the future of drones this sunday on "cbs sunday morning." the mystery deepens in what's grounded boeing's plane of the future. and a hero to millions recovers from a health scare when the cbs evening news continues. that company, the united states postal service® works for thousands of home businesses. because at usps.com® you can pay, print and have your packages picked up for free. i can even drop off free boxes. i wear a lot of hat
MSNBC
Feb 7, 2013 5:00am EST
terrorist targets in pakistan and the middle east. >>> potential cuts in the defense department budget are already forcing changes in american military operations. the pentagon says it will reduce the naval presence in the persian gulf. plans for the uss harry truman carrier to head to the gulf this week have been canceled. that would leave one carrier in the region. defense secretary leon panetta warns under the cuts pentagon workers could face furloughs saying, this is not a game this is reality. >>> vice president joe biden made an emotional appeal to house democrats last night urging them to support the obama administration's gun control agenda. biden choked up while speaking about the recent tragedy at sandy hook and recounted examples of 1600 deaths since that day. his tone turned emphatic reminding audience as their obligation as lawmakers to act. >> when people tell me that you can't prevent these kinds of occurrences, that doesn't mean we can't do something to god forbid if it happens again diminish the carnage. it matters. it matters. >> speaking to those worried about the po
FOX
Feb 6, 2013 4:25am EST
inclusive of gays. the defense department announced it is extending some benefits to same-sex partners ever military personnel. the move comes more than a year after the pentagon lifted the ban on gays serving openly in the military. >>> the chandra leftery case is back in the headlines this week. what it has to do with information about the trial that has not been made public yet. >> let's check in with tucker barnes for your wednesday forecast. nice tie, tucker. >> someone changed. >> i don't know what you guys are talking about. >> you forgot to put your mic back on too. you're a mess this morning.  here you go little man. [ humming ] [ babbling ] the cheerios bandit got you again? [ both laugh ] ♪ the one and only, cheerios ♪ the one and only, cheerios i just had to write. you can't imagine how long i've been searching for something like this for my family. i'm amazed you make so many great flavors that are gluten free. my guys are crazy for chocolate chex and honey nut chex. for me, it's cinnamon. it means a lot to be able to give them something that's good for them, that also
CBS
Feb 5, 2013 11:00pm EST
and national defense, homeland security and aerospace. >> just get a deal done and stop kicking the can. by delaying, it makes matters worse. >> reporter: unless congress changes, the sequestration is march 1st. it begins with $55 billion from defense and $27 billion in domestic programs. more than a million jobs could go away. president obama suggested tuesday analternative for congress. >> they should at least pass a smaller package of spending cuts and tax reforms that would delay the economically damaging effects of the see quester. >> reporter: but local contractors say enough with the temporary measures. >> the uncertainty is worse than the cuts. >> private sector companies are like living organisms. we can adapt but we need to know what the living conditions are going to be in order for us to adapt and we don't have that right now. >> reporter: so how do contractors deal? >> one of our own issued a preemptive layoff notice just yesterday. in other words they sent letters to 15 of their impose saying you're out of a job in a couple of weeks unless things get better, even though th
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 4:30am EST
obama called on congress to pass a small budget now to postpone deep reductions in domestic and defense spending that would start march 1. >> government spending, what the president believes creates economic growth, we shouldn't be having any of these problems at all. >> house speaker john boehner says he doesn't want another temporary fix if there's no long-term agreement to reduce the deficit. some house republicans have indicated they will let the steep automatic cuts take effect. those would take a huge bite out of military and domestic programs. >>> democrats in the virginia state senate have rejected two amendments that would have provided funding for transportation projects in the state. one of the amendments would replace governor mcdonnell's retail sales tax increase with a narrow 5.5% wholesale tax on gasoline. the second amendment would have set the retail fuel tax at 8%. governor mcdonnell issued a statement which said clearly this was all about partisanship, not policy and virginians deserve far better from their elected officials. >>> d.c. mayor gray vincent unveiled new p
FOX News
Feb 8, 2013 4:00pm PST
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PBS
Feb 8, 2013 3:00pm PST
to another topic, and it yielded a surprising set of answers from defense secretary leon panetta, and the joint chiefs chairman, general martin dempsey. arizona republican john mccain asked about a report that president obama rejected a proposal to arm syrian rebels last summer. >> did you support the recommendation by secretary of state... then secretary of state clinton and then head of c.i.a. general petraeus that we provide weapons to the resistance in syria? did you support that? >> we did. >> you did support that. >> we did. >> suarez: so far, the president's judgment has been that things won't get better with american arms. instead, he's warned the weapons might fall into the hands of extremist elements, a concern reiterated today by the new secretary of state, who was asked about the deliberations last year. >> i don't know what the discussions were in the white house and i'm not going backwards. the new administration, we're going forward from this point. there are serious questions about al nusra and a.q.i.-- al qaeda in iraq-- and other violent groups on ground. >> sua
FOX
Feb 6, 2013 7:00am EST
of gays. defense secretary will extend some benefits to same sex partners of military members. comes more than a year after the pentagon lifted the ban on gays serving in the military. >> president obama will try to sell democrats on his plans for immigration, gun control and the economy during a closed door meeting today. this happened in annapolis. the president's ambitious second term agenda relies on support from law makers. >>> and while the president heads to maryland. >> billions of dollars will take effect next month. without one, the district could be hit hard. melanie alnwick is live with the latest details. >> reporter: tony and allison, if you feel like we've been here before, that's because we have. a very long and frustrating game of kick the can here. seems like over and over again. these cuts were supposed to kick in january 1st. back in 2011 and 2012, congress could not agree on a broader package. that was an exchange for republicans agreeing to raise the debt ceiling. and january 1st, the fiscal cliff deal, decided to push it off for 60 days and now here we are. under th
CBS
Feb 4, 2013 7:00am EST
. >> reporter: in the end, last-minute defensive stand and a disputed no-call led to john harbaugh's team beating his brother jim's, 34-31. >> it wasn't perfect, it wasn't pretty, but it was us. >> reporter: earning flacco the mvp. >> it hasn't sunk in yet. crazy. unbelievable. tough to put into words. >> reporter: a super bowl that will be remembered as much for winning plays as losing power. >> we go from a blowout to blackout to classic game. >> yeah. >> to one of the most memorable super bowls of all time. >> and the ravens have won it. >> reporter: the super dome has spent millions of dollars since katrina. they're blaming this on an abnormality. charlie, norah? >> an abnormality. thank you, jeff. now we head across town to the super dome. we have new video from the moment the game went dark. it's a story only we can bring you. armen, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, charlie. good morning, norah. i had just finished an interview when the light went out. it was part of a "60 minutes" sports story to air on show time. we were talking about the halftime clock and beyonce's show
CSPAN
Feb 1, 2013 10:30pm EST
diplomacy is right up there with defense. it is because we are united and committed to do whatever is required to fulfill the missions we have assumed as public officials and public servants. so next week, i would expect that all of you will be as focused and dedicated for secretary kerry as you have been for me, and that you will continue to serve president obama and our nation with the same level of professionalism and commitment that i have seen firsthand. on a personal basis, let me wish all of you the very best, whether you have been here all week, or 30, or even 40 years, pat. [laughter] let me give you the very best wishes that i can, because i am proud to have been a part of you. i leave thinking of the nearly 70,000 people that i was honored to serve and leave as part of a huge extended family, and i hope that you will continue to make yourselves, make me, and make our country proud. thank you all, and god bless you. [cheers and applause]quirks many years ago, louis brandeis wrote that the most important office in a democracy is the office of citizens. democracy is rooted
NBC
Feb 8, 2013 6:00pm EST
in social services and in defense. unless there's finally a deal to cut spending. president obama is making clear he wants in any such deal another tax hike on wealthy, reducing the write-offs on perks like private jets. >> we got to be able to close tax loopholes and deductions that the average american cannot take advantage of, to raise the revenue to actually do the job in a way that allows us to continue to grow. >> house speaker john boehner warns the focus better not be on tax hikes. >> at some point washington has to deal with its spending problem. >> the battle lines on that fight and on guns and immigration are sure to be laid out in the state of the union address this year and the gop response on tuesday night. >> two new polls president obama's public approval slipped down below 50%. the good feelings from his inauguration giving way at least a little bit to the old feelings of gridlock. >>> i'm steve handelsman, news 4. >>> thank you, steve. >>> somebody hacked into the private account of bush family. according to the website known as the smoking gun, the hacker gained access to
FOX
Feb 7, 2013 5:00pm EST
sealed the record for safety reasons. guandique sat at the defense table and listened to the proceedings through a spanish interpreter. the u.s. marshalls brought him here from a federal prison in alabama where he is serving a 60-year sentence for killing chandra levy. he looks different from the days during the 2010 trial. his head is shaved and you can see a tattoo on his head and investigators a it's an image of the devil. he and his attorneys are privy to the information government prosecutors developed and they want it released to the public; in fact, it was the defense that filed the appeal denied today. what is at issue are two bench conferences. one that went on for two hours that have been placed under seal by the judge and in court today, the judge said prosecutors have until early april to resolve the issue before he makes a ruling. juan deeky wants a -- guandique wants a new trial. patrick is a attorney hired by the news media. >> and we don't believe that the court is providing accurate information and the public's right to know what is going on and we're troubled that the c
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 5:00pm EST
companies, asked the judge to let us know what's going on. basic sixth amendment questions. the defense attorneys, they want these hearings to be open. but the prosecution, they don't. and so the judge, they said no, we're going to keep them closed at least for now. maybe for another day, 90 days as we will not be able to find out what the heck is going on for another couple of months. >> well, you know, it has to be something significant as we covered this fairly extensively. he access to all kinds of things. for them to go from having access to having no access at all. you've got to wonder if this witness eventually rattled their case. >> that's what the family is all concerned about. even their family is being kept in the dark. the attorney for the family was asked to leave the courtroom when they had one of these hearings a couple months ago. so they don't know what is going on, but they do fear that this witness has been undermined. that there is something wrong with the testimony of this witness and potentially enough wrong that they would need to get a new trial and potentially h
CSPAN
Feb 7, 2013 5:00pm EST
to become the next cia director. on c-span2, outgoing defense secretary leon panetta, and chair of the joint chiefs of staff general martin dempsey testified on the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. and on c-span3 tonight education secretary arne duncan discusses the no child left behind law, and the obama administration's waiver process. all these events are tonight beginning at 8 p.m. eastern on the c-span networks. >> having observed a steady improvement and the opportunities and well being of our citizens, i can report to you, the state of this old but useful union is good. >> once again, in keeping with time-honored tradition i've come to report to you on the state of the union. and i'm pleased to report that america is much improved, and there's good reason to believe that improvement will continue for the data,. >> my duty tonight is to report on the state of the union, not the state of our government, but of our american community. and to set forth our responsibilities in the words of our founders, perform -- to form a more perfect union. the state of the union is strong. >>
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